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KBR is Among the Companies in the Construction & Engineering Industry With the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio (KBR, LAYN, PWR, JEC, GVA)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Construction & Engineering industry with the highest enterprise value to EBITDA (EV/EBITDA) ratios. EV/EBITDA is an important metric used in valuing comparable companies. It is capital structure neutral and generally the lower the ratio, the more undervalued the company is believed to be.

KBR ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 31.33. Layne Christensen is next with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 31.05. Quanta Services ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 12.82.

Jacobs Engineering Group follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 12.78, and Granite Construction rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 12.17.

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Ticker(s): KBR LAYN PWR JEC GVA